Man Dead After Carlow Stabbing

At 1.30pm Gardaí were called to a house on Frederick Ave after a report of a male being stabbed.

On arrival Gardaí discovered a 46-year-old male seriously injured and he was later pronounced dead.

A male in his 20’s was arrested a short time later and he is currently detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Carlow Garda Station.

This is the scene at the house on Frederick Avenue in Carlow:


The area has been preserved for a technical examination and the offices of the State Pathologist have been notified.